MASU Studies

Michigan's Public Universities: Vital Partners in Meeting Michigan's Educational Goals (PDF) - 2018


Report on the Progress of Transfer Student Success in Michigan (PDF) - March 1, 2017 - As required by Sec. 210b of Public Act 249 of 2016, this report provides an update on progress toward the continuous enhancement of student transfer among and between Michigan’s community colleges and state universities. 


Academic Program Partnerships Among Michigan Public and Private Colleges and Universities, 2015-2016 Academic Year  (PDF) - February 1, 2017

MASU, community colleges, and private institutions have collaborated on this report to list all the ways students can complete a bachelor’s degree in Michigan after starting at a community college. There are almost 800 programs offered by state universities serving 12,000 transfer students.


Transfer Study Committee Project Status Report and Initial Recommendations - March 1, 2016 (PDF) 

As required by Sec. 210c of Public Act 85 0f 2015, this is the final report of the legislative committee studying an expansion of block credit transfer. The two final recommendations – creating a statewide Transfer Steering Committee and replacing the Michigan Transfer Network – will increase student success by easing the transfer process.


Collaborating for Success: Advancing Public Education through Cooperation (PDF)

Under PA 201 of 2012, the Presidents Council, State Universities of Michigan is required to provide the executive and legislative branches with a report on the coordination of purchased goods by the state universities. We are pleased to comply with the request.